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Tennessee man accused of shooting his baby in fight with woman

Investigators said an 8-month-old baby was shot in the head during an altercation involving his 21-year-old mother and father.
Investigators said an 8-month-old baby was shot in the head during an altercation involving his...
Investigators said an 8-month-old baby was shot in the head during an altercation involving his 21-year-old mother and father.(WTVF)
Published: Feb. 25, 2021 at 7:08 PM EST
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COLUMBIA, Tenn. (WTVF/WVLT) — Investigators said an 8-month-old baby was shot in the head during an altercation involving his 21-year-old mother and father.

The Columbia Police Department said they arrested 21-year-old Kobia Eugene Lloyd, Jr. Wednesday for the shooting which occurred Saturday. Investigators said Lloyd was fighting with a 21-year-old woman, the mother of his three children.

During the fight, police said Lloyd shot into the vehicle that the victims were in, and the baby was hit in the head. WTVF reported that the baby was transported to Maury Regional Medical Center before being transported to Vanderbilt. The baby remains in critical, but stable condition.

Lloyd was charged with four counts of attempted first-degree murder, felony reckless endangerment and aggravated child endangerment.

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